The Floral Artist's Guide

The Floral Artist's Guide : A Reference to Cut Flowers and Foliages

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This comprehensive resource serves as a pictorial guide to over 500 different types of cut flowers, foliage, and dried materials for all levels of floral designers. It offers a complete guide to the botanical and common names, pronunciation, family name and related flowers, colors and availability, and the unique properties of each flower. This valuable guide includes information from such sources as the Holland Flower Council, California Cut Flower Commission, and the Society of American Florists. This beautiful full-color flower guide will inspire creativity in all designers who use flowers as a medium. ALSO AVAILABLE - INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENT: Image Library (ISBN# 0-7668-1573-0). Call Customer Support to Order.show more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 304 pages
  • 200.7 x 246.4 x 12.7mm | 358.34g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Clifton Park, United States
  • English
  • 0766815722
  • 9780766815728
  • 1,797,994

Table of contents

Preface. Acknowledgements. Introduction. How to Use this Book. How to Use the CD-ROM. Basic Anatomy of a Flower. Basic Anatomy of a Leaf. Plant Classification and Nomenclature. Tips for Care and Handling of Cut Flowers. Basics of Floral Design. Botanical Entries: Flowers and Fruits, Foliages and Dried Materials. Color Index: Flowers and Fruits, Foliages and Dried Materials. Name Index.show more

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